Global Health Enrichment Program

2017 Information Session: Thursday, September 28 at 12:30 PM in the School of Medicine Room #021


The Academic Enrichment Program --Global Health, provides knowledge and training on how to work within global health contexts, through clinical practice, partnership building and resource sharing. The Global Health program fosters students’ commitment to community responsibility and social justice. Upon completion, students will have the necessary skills to be strategic advocates for individuals and communities that experience marginalization, and impact systemic changes for health equity.


PROGRAM COMPONENTS

  • Online Modules
  • Service Learning
  • Individual Mentorship
  • Attendance at Educational Sessions
  • Four-week Global Health Placement
  • Pre-Departure Training
  • Post-Departure Reflection & Debrief 
To register please email global.health@queensu.ca. Enrollment is accepted on a rolling basis and there is no penalty for deregistering from the certificate at any time. It highly recommended that students completed the certificate components prior to clerkship.

For additional details and to familiarize yourself with the commitment required please visit this informational page here.

*This program is only open to undergraduate medical students at Queen's University Kingston at this time.